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pulp

 [pulp]
any soft, juicy animal or vegetable tissue. adj., adj pul´pal.
dental pulp the richly vascularized and innervated connective tissue inside the pulp cavity of a tooth.
digital pulp a cushion of soft tissue on the palmar or plantar surface of the distal phalanx of a finger or toe.
pulp test a diagnostic test to determine whether the pulp of a tooth is vital (alive) or nonvital (dead); called also pulp vitality test.
red pulp (splenic pulp) the dark reddish brown substance filling the interspaces of the splenic sinuses.
tooth pulp dental pulp.
pulp vitality test pulp test.
white pulp sheaths of lymphatic tissue surrounding the arteries of the spleen.

white pulp

(wīt pŭlp)
That part of the spleen that consists of nodules and other lymphatic concentrations.

white pulp

The portion of splenic pulp, consisting of T and B lymphocytes, that forms sheaths around arteries. The sheaths are thickest around the large arteries and grow progressively thinner as the arteries progress into the spleen.
See: spleen
See also: pulp

white pulp

see white pulp.
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Disorders predominantly affecting the white pulp include the varying causes of reactive hyperplasia (e.
Therefore, the improvement of the lymphocyte population in the white pulp of the WP-treated diabetic rats may be due to the inhibition cascade of the programmed cell death pathway.
Histologically, the neoplasm has a marginal zone pattern of infiltration with extensive white pulp disease, including white pulp expansion and coalescence.
A bleaching process is used to convert brown pulp into white pulp.
The room was filled with buckets, sponges, spray paints, and vats of a cottony white pulp mixture accented with small leaves, seeds, mica, and glitter.
The paper has a high whiteness factor through the use of ultra white pulp that makes the media less susceptible to light illuminant changes.
Tenders are invited for Supply of white pulp board (185 gsm paper size 19 inches x 27 inches
Hemosiderin deposition present and hyperplastic white pulp with reactive follicular hyperplasia.
Thus, this present work aimed to characterize the effect of delayed storage in the preservation of quality and the control of pulp browning during cold storage of the yellow pulp peach cultivars 'Maciel' and 'Flordagrande' and the white pulp peach cultivars 'Chimarrita,' 'Marli' and 'Chiripa.
The spleen showed multiple microscopic necrotic foci involving red and white pulp.